"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.